Russian president Vladimir Putin, says he will "respect" the outcome of the Ukrainian elections.
CNBC's Steve Sedgwick shares the top headlines from Russian President Vladimir Putin's address at the International Economic Forum.
Russian president Vladimir Putin, says the West supported an "unconstitutional coup d'état" in Ukraine when former President Viktor Yanukovych was overthrown.
Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks at the International Economic Forum, calling for closer ties with the European Union.
CNBC's Beck Quick has the latest details from Russian President Vladimir Putin address at the International Economic Forum.
Russian president Vladimir Putin, says Russia is facing a slowdown in growth as "systemic imbalances" remain in the country's economy.
CNBC's Julia Chatterley reports the official campaigning ends today in Ukrainian presidential poll.
Jakub Parusinski, CEO of the Kyiv Post, says Russian propaganda is spreading false information and is like the "darkest moments of the Cold War".
Ukraine election frontrunner Petro Poroshenko, says by denouncing pro-separatists in Ukraine, oligarchs are realizing that it is "dangerous" to ignore millions of people.
Eckhard Cordes, president of the Committee on Eastern European Economic Relations, says there has been little evidence that the crisis in Ukraine is de-escalating.
CNBC's Julia Chatterley gets inside Espreso TV, the Ukrainian internet TV station headquartered in an Soviet-era bunker, which launched at the start of the February protests.
Oligarch Petro Poroshenko is likely to win Ukraine's presidential election on Sunday, but has told CNBC that Russia might not accept the results.
Ukrainian presidential candidate Olga Bogomolets, who is also a professor at Bogomolets National Medical University, says Ukraine needs a strong president to "create a good country from the inside".
Ukraine election frontrunner, Petro Poroshenko, says Russia has become "absolutely unpredictable" in recent years.
Kurt Volker, Executive Director, McCain Institute for International Leadership and former U.S. Ambassador to NATO, says regardless of election outcomes in Ukraine, Russia will still call the results illegitimate.
Stephen Wood, Chief Market Strategist, Russell Investments, explains why geopolitical risks in Thailand, Crimea and Ukraine present buying opportunities for investors.
Ukraine election frontrunner Petro Poroshenko, says the tensions between Russian will end soon if he takes power in Ukraine.
CNBC's Julia Chatterley visits independent online broadcaster Espreso TV in Kiev to see how the channel is combating Russian propaganda on television.
Alexei Kudrin, Russia's former finance minister, says the country should remain in major international bodies such as the World Bank, despite being suspended from the G-8 in March.
Charles Robertson, global chief economist at Renaissance Capital, says Russia is ready to "move on" from the Ukraine crisis and focus on bringing investment to the country.